8.05pm 'favourite time to log on and start shopping while watching TV'

   Apr 25, 3:01 pm

London, Apr 25 (ANI): At 8.05pm, one must divide their attention by surfing the net for bargains while keeping an eye on the television , a new survey has found.

8.05pm, the favourite time to log on and start shopping, is meant to be the peak TV viewing time, when most of us have settled down to watch a favourite soap or drama, the Daily Mail reported.

Just over half of British shoppers have revealed they buy goods and services over the Internet while trying to keep up with what's on the box.

The practice is part of a growing trend, which shows we are increasingly making our purchases online.

UK e-shoppers now spend an average of six hours shopping on the Internet each month, parting with a quarter of their disposable income.

Exactly half said they had bought clothes in the past three months, while around two-fifths had purchased books and similar figure music or CDs.

Amazon was the most popular site to visit, with 90 percent of online shoppers using the business in the past three months.

eBay was second with 57 percent, followed by department stores, clothes retailers and consumer electronics. Food shopping was another major sector.

Details emerged in the Global Online Shopper Report, conducted by payment services company - WorldPay, and involved responses from 19,000 people in 15 leading economies. (ANI)

69pc Delhiites desire to go on cruise vacation Jun 29, 7:25 pm
New Delhi, June 29 (ANI): Travelling by trains and flights is a passe as cruise vacation is the latest "in-thing" to have the life of your time.
Full Story
Unlock the hidden `Sherlock' in you at Mystery Rooms Jun 29, 7:02 pm
New Delhi, June 29 (ANI): Did you always want to solve a murder mystery after getting inspired from Sherlock Holmes or always wanted to defuse a bomb similar to a high adrenaline action scene.
Full Story
Go comfy, casual with `in-trend` Hawaiian capsule collection Jun 29, 5:20 pm
New Delhi, June 29 (ANI): If you can smell spring in the air even in monsoon, you have surely bumped into American Swan's fresh Hawaiian collection.
Full Story
Excessive childbirth fear can give you the postnatal blues Jun 29, 12:34 pm
Washington D.C, Jun 29 (ANI): Turns out, tokophobia, the intense anxiety or fear of pregnancy and childbirth, is on the rise, putting more and more women at the risk of postnatal depression.
Full Story
Comments